What is hydrofoiling?
It seems that the Hydrofoil has literally taken off in the sport of sailing, as craft of all shapes and sizes take to the skies. Here, we find out more.
Watersports offer something for everyone, whether you’re looking for a physical workout or a relaxing way to enjoy the beach views. At our beachclubs dinghy sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, water skiing and wakeboarding are all are inclusive activities, so there’s absolutely no reason not to have a go.
There's no reason why you can't keep active all year round. A sprinkle of positivity and the right gear will see you through the worst of the good old British winter. We caught up with Ally Blacklock, who you may know from her time in our Beachclubs, to see how she keeps her winter windsurfing mojo going.
Why is Croatia so good for wakeboarding? For a start, it’s home to over 3,000 miles of stunning coastline, with both the mainland and dozens of picturesque islands dotted off the coast to choose from. The sea is a bright turquoise blue, clear as a bell, and practically begs you to jump in.
Wakeboarding is a high-octane, adrenaline-inducing mix of water skiing, surfing, and snowboarding. It can be fast and furious, but the good news is that it’s surprisingly easy to get to grips with the basics – total newbies can be up and wakeboarding within a few hours.
From golden beaches and long summers to delicious food and vibrant cities, there is a lot to love about Spain. But just what is it that makes this beautiful country such a world-class destination for watersports? And which sports could you try during your holiday there?
If you’ve been bitten by the stand up paddle boarding (SUP) bug, you might find yourself wanting to invest in your own SUP board, especially when so many of them now pack up small enough to take with you on weekend trips and adventure holidays. But with such a dizzying choice of stand up paddle boards out there, how do you know which one which to buy?
Whether you’re a bunch of novice dinghy or yacht sailors or you already know your way around a yacht and the finer points of dinghy sailing, a family sailing holiday is an experience you'll never forget. And there are loads of great ways to enjoy sailing together on holiday.
Not only are our beachclubs brilliant fun for sailing, we offer Royal Yachting Association (RYA) tuition and qualifications, and even better, the tuition is included in the holiday! Our sailing instructors are RYA-qualified and tuition follows the RYA level 1 and 2 courses.
Europe is home to some world-class windsurfing locations, with destinations to suit absolute beginners to those that will excite and challenge the most experienced windsurfers. Greece, in particular offers some amazing locations and conditions for your next fix of windsurfing.